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SFGTV2
Aug 26, 2013 9:00pm PDT
francisco has been a leader in our technology community and our technology economy across our country and now we get to continue to play a role in being a leader bringing technology solutions to improve the lives of our residents here in our city. it's been a privilege to work on this project and to lead this effort the last two years and look forward to bringing the broader vision of free wi-fi across san francisco in the next few years with all the partners behind me today. this has been a strong collaboration on behalf of a lot of partners. in particular, google, sf city, our recreation and park department as well as our department of technology, and i want to thank all of those involved. this project started a little over two years ago with a conversation i had with an old family friend from google. and i want to take a moment to thank the entire google team that worked on this project. it's been two years, so, it's touched a lot of desks and had a lot of approvals and in particular want to thank veronika bell who is here from google for stepping p. up. google is providing a finan
SFGTV
Aug 28, 2013 7:30am PDT
support during this process. mayor lee has been an incredible friend to our technology community as doing incredible things for our great city. and, mayor lee, i want to thank you and introduce our great mayor, mayor ed lee. (applause) >> thank you, mark. welcome, everybody, to balboa park. and i know we have a couple of hosts and i want to meet and recognize of course our recreation and park department. phil is here. he'll speak in a minute. also recognizing john avalos, our supervisor for this district. but often a voice at the board in this city about issues of equity, and that is why i think it's important that we announced it at a place like balboa park. i live here just literally two minutes away, so, i often see this park completely crowded with so many families, especially with all the great improvements that rec and park has put in, in collaboration with the supervisor, because i know that some of his discretionary funding has often gone in to support efforts here and, of course, across the street with the challenges of the -- both the bart and the muni station. but it is all abo
SFGTV2
Aug 29, 2013 12:00am PDT
technology partners, our communications partners, our department leaders, new ones as well as old ones, are saying this is just the beginning. this is literally the beginning of a continued effort to innovate, innovate, and innovate. and i like what mark said. not only are there no strings attached. really the benefits are targeted at our residents and our visitors, but that the only thing we're going to see is wireless connected to our fiber. we're learning that. we're learning that our fine and some of the backbones that we've always had to depend on can be improved on. i have to admit, the new director will also tell you we are behind. i call our self-the innovation capital of the world, but we're behind in many ways and we need to catch up. we need to do more, but sometimes the funding wasn't there and it costs more than we think and we're trying to figure things out and trying to get as modern as fast as we can. and this is where i think that relationship with the private sector, particularly with our technology and innovative companies in san francisco is so important to us, that
CSPAN
Aug 24, 2013 6:30pm EDT
in 1979, brought to you as a public service by your television provider. >> has technology plateaued? >> no, absolutely not. absolutely not. changingy is always and always coming up -- technology companies are always coming up with something new and there are new technology companies all the time .ntubating -- incubating a lot of them are in stealth mode. certain technologies plateau and things move on. in general, no. not at all. >> i ask that because the last couple years we have had the explosion of smartphones, the tablets coming online, what is out there? >> first of all, there are vast numbers of people especially in less developed countries, but even in developed countries who don't own a smartphone. certainly there are vast numbers that don't own a tablet. to give you a rough example, apple which leads in the tablet market, has sold somewhere around 160 million ipads since 2010. that is a remarkable achievement . i don't own any stock in any of these companies. that makes them very happy. ipads, even ifn you had in the android tablets, it is a small fraction of the people tha
SFGTV2
Aug 28, 2013 11:30pm PDT
and that will be live google plus streamed. all sorts of fun technology. but before the publication of her book, and the subsequent film, this was probably one of the most famous compositions by verm ere, certainly the most famous, and has three paintings and i love that the way that the clouds hang so low and it is actually much darker on my screen, but this kind of balance between the rain clouds and the white pufffy clouds and the way that they interacts with the buildings in the city. this competes with two other paintings in the exhibition and i will not say which ones they are and it competes for my favorite painting in the exhibition it is view of harlem with bleaching grounds in the foregrounds and one of the most important innovations for the 17th century, dutch landscape painters was the way that they approached the sky. for any of you who have traveled to the netherlands you know that there is a low horizon line and i have been told that the dutch people and i can be corrected. that they call their clouds the dutch mountains because the landscape is so low that really you get these m
FOX
Aug 23, 2013 5:30am EDT
would bring here, necessary microsoft specific, more in general the last 15 years, technology evaluations really haven't budged at all. >> really. >> yeah. >> and the pe ratio-- ratios haven't changed. >> they have come down. >> the most a pazsch did -- a pazing story is sysco, one of the bellweathers of technology. sysco p-e ratio if you take out cash in the bank is four. >> that's unbelievable. >> they're trading -- >> why is that? >> so number one, many investors have many questions about these companies an that's always, goes back to the innovation part we're talking about. >> whether they can sustain the performance. >> whether they can sustain the performance. a lot of investors have questions, microsoft l windows phone be big in phones will the tablet work. how will they do in competing with google, so on and so forth. but the other thing is i think people are in a really bad mood and particularly in a bad mood about technology. and i think we're still -- >> bad mood. >> i think we're living through the psychological scarring from the dotcom crash. >> this is 2001. >> a
PBS
Aug 22, 2013 11:00pm PDT
is creative brand advertising and something they built technology for old, also something they have advertiser relationships around and something they have a whole big honking sales force. they have a hugh money guess team and huge resources behind that effort over at yahoo!. they're at a place today, yahoo! and marissa and her team today are looking for a future for yahoo!, path forward and growth for that business. and that's where they saw a huge opportunity in this median at work that we were buildingment and what marissa showed me, what their team showed us was an opportunity for yahoo! to help us fuel in a huge way its development of that network and the development of our ad business. >> what will tumblr be like? >> hopefully we get this right, it will be home to the most aspiring and talented creators all over the world. something that we've already started to do. i want to see all of them, not just calling tumblr their home but truly proud of the stuff that they're making, the stuff that they're creating on tumblr. the consume he -- consumer behavior so, what regular people out there
CSPAN
Aug 22, 2013 8:00pm EDT
22. that is very serious. in the age of technology and the information age, we produce 70% of engineers. china produces 400,000 engineers. you know, this is serious stuff. we're talking about the future and our role in the future. and we need to begin to make adjustments. we need to make them quite soon. we cannot sit around and be enamored of support and entertainment and sports and glitz and glamour. i think we all get it. because we are the pinnacle nation in the world right now. have another pinnacle nation's forests. ancient egypt, greece. clinical nations. number one, no competition. going to be there forever. or so they thought. so what happened to each and every one of them? basically they became enamored with sports and entertainment and lifestyles of the rich and famous. they turned a blind eye to political corruption. they lost their moral compass and went right down the tubes. some will say that actually happened to the united states. but i think an honest assessment would demonstrate that it is already in the process of happening. the real question is can we b
CSPAN
Aug 22, 2013 7:00am EDT
house, they are already doing things with technology innovation. he is coming here to us -- to spotlight the kinds of things he is talking about how colleges can lower the cost and still maintain a good education. he will start here and then go to a high school in syracuse. as you mentioned, this is all part of a larger strategy based on what he calls the middle class programs. over the past several weeks he has given several speeches on different aspects of the programs. he talked about housing and of other city. he says education is the key to middle-class. are college graduate, a better class of entering the economy and making more of an income. even on top of that, he was on vacation last week, now getting back to the real grind. we're heading into september where we will look at budgets. the fiscal year ends september 30 and the temporary spending bill ends on september 30. if the president and congress cannot agree on a new spending plan, the government will shut down. i think you are also hearing him make his pitch for how we should handle the budget going forward. for the proposa
CNBC
Aug 23, 2013 6:00am EDT
picture doesn't usually change. >> at some point, the technology gets better, it gets more -- the nasdaq has more competition these days. >> they're the first one. they should be the ones that have it down. >> you would think. >> and no one is going back to specialists. we'll have all the politicians calling for more regulation. you know that's going to happen, even though the s.e.c. is already, some people think fairly heavily handed and we'll talk about that in the executive exchange in a second. other headline today, moodys placed the ratings of six of the largest banks in the u.s. on review. the agency is weighing the possibility of lesser government support for those institutions. we're talking about goldman sachs, jpmorgan, morgan stanley, wells fargo all under review with a possible implication for downgrade. bank of america and citigroup are being evaluated in their words with the direction uncertain -- already sort of -- >> see what is interesting there, right? the stronger the banks, the stronger banks are being downgraded because s&p says, oh, it all falls apart, they won't ge
Al Jazeera America
Aug 29, 2013 2:00am EDT
to sell them technology. he wants the reactors back home back working and to build more. it's a economic necessity. >> they're building many new nuclear power plants and trying to export the technology. but it's inferior to japanese technology. >> reporter: japan can market itself as learning from its mistakes, but abe said the discovery of new radiation leaks will turn many japanese against nuclear power again. >> they're leaking like sievs, if you like, and people are rethinking their rethought positions. public opinion is really, really fragile 1234 but the japanese economy is fragile, too. fossil fuel imported to replace nuclear power is costing japan $40 billion a year. japanese will have to decide which is more expensive. fixes the nuclear energy or living without it. al jazeera, tokyo. >> new mexico's most populous county issuing same-sex marriage licenses. after the state district court rules it constitutional. find out why the legal battle for marriage equality in new mexico is just beginning. >>> it's just one of the ancient pieces of art that is porcelain. it can be yours for
CSPAN
Aug 28, 2013 10:00am EDT
need to stay on this course of putting through these technology-grounded efficiency rules for a whole range of appliances and the like. in fact, on analogies point i would raise a 2001 report from the national academy of sciences that exams d. o. e. fossil and energy efficiency port portfolio in the first twenty years. and concluded that the 22 programs the analyzed which cost about $13 billion total between '78 and 2001 yield the economic benefits of about $40 billion. so a return on investment. i think but an interesting part of the story is the study attributed -- to three efficiency programs that cost $11 million. even relatively small efficiency programs can yield results both in economic benefit and reduction of carbon emission. regoing to be strongly focused on advancing this energy efficiency agenda in multiple do main and certainly our responsibility with rulemaking i will assure you we will maintain strong pressure in this direction. another key provision of the president's climate plan districts epa to issue rules for cutting carbon emissions for new and existing power plan
CSPAN
Aug 23, 2013 6:00am EDT
unfree. and over some number of decades became much for your and much were democratic. >> does technology eventually make democracy inevitable? >> one of the observations that we can with actually came from me and mark. we were in the mr a little over a month ago, less than 1% as access to the unit. one of the worst decade shift in the entire world. now it's in some country and session. still very much speculative about whether its democratic transition. what was interesting about myanmar and perhaps something that shocked even us is even the less than 1% of the population has access to the internet everyone had heard of it. they understood the unit as a set of values, as a concept as an id even before they experienced it as a user or a tool. the understanding was not based on a chinese interpretation but it was not based on autocrats version. they understood in terms of its western value of the free flow of information and civil liberties. what that means to us is your 57% of the world's population living under some kind of an autocracy. what happens when they try to create an autocratic
SFGTV2
Aug 26, 2013 9:30pm PDT
think, for example, our police department a we're working on with technology, another good example. one of these days we're going to have officers be able to dot reports while they're in their vehicles in the streets rather than coming back to their stations and spending 2 or 3 hours trying to do all the reports ~. we're working on that right now. but, you know, i think any city who needs the resources at their highest performance will look towards technology to help us reduce what we're doing today that could be done faster, quicker, and more efficiently and just as thoroughly. >> mayor, i think you answered this already, but i didn't quite hear her question. google is going to provide the financial [speaker not understood], correct? >> yes. >> after that what happens? >> well, first of all, i think we will make whatever proper investments we will have because we will consider this to be part of the infrastructure of our parks and recreation. as we do wi-fi in neighborhood corridors, we have infrastructure there. so, when i say that we are responsible, the city is responsible for infra
CNBC
Aug 27, 2013 12:00am EDT
is at the heart of everything we do. we've added cutting-edge technology, like a new deepwater well cap and a state-of-the-art monitoring center, where experts watch over all drilling activity twenty-four-seven. and we're sharing what we've learned, so we can all produce energy more safely. our commitment has never been stronger. [ agent smith ] i've found software that intrigues me. it appears it's an agent of good. ♪ [ agent smith ] ge software connects patients to nurses to the right machines while dramatically reducing waiting time. [ telephone ringing ] now a waiting room is just a room. [ static warbles ] [ female announcer ] what does beauty feel like? find out with venus embrace. every five-bladed stroke gives you 360 degrees of smooth. for goddess skin you can feel and feel. only from venus embrace. for goddess skin you can feel and feel. help the gulf when we made recover and learn the gulf, bp from what happened so we could be a better, safer energy company. i can tell you - safety is at the heart of everything we do. we've added cutting-edge technology, like a new deepwate
CNBC
Aug 29, 2013 3:00pm EDT
the new nascar fan and media engagement center. hp's technology helps us turn millions of tweets, posts and stories into real-time business insights that help nascar win with our fans. >> well, i think to be honest, russian and chinese, these are authoritarian governments. this is a client state. they are worried about, the only thing chinese care about is continuing access to oil supplies out of the region. syria is not much importance to any of us in terms of national security. i think they are symbolic. they will halt legitimacy through the u.n. they won't oppose us on the ground. the question will be, if we pull off this strike with 200 tomahawks some time this weekend, what's the likely outcome? it is unpredictable. unlikely to be good. you want to use military power and tell the u.s. air force and navy, you've got 60 days to bring down the assad regime, they'll do it. there's no question. then we will live with the follow-on war in which they try and eliminate the christians, the -- et cetera. >> thank you for your thoughts today. >> thank you. >> bill, not a lot of good options f
FOX Business
Aug 29, 2013 8:00pm EDT
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FOX Business
Aug 22, 2013 11:00am EDT
other than the 8 talked about synergies but we get this with people with the technology and fletcher is contemplating a fairly significant cuts once the merger gets close. i believe it is closed at the beginning of the third quarter, sometime in the fall we should point out. it is interesting, quick to somebody the stock exchange has, quote, 20 lawyers doing the same thing. when you have that type of overlap, he thinks there is a lot of fat to be trimmed from the stock exchange. the new york stock exchange will tell you they need a lot of overhead. this is a different animal than the police which is the computerized trading mechanism which focuses on options and the stock exchange and other things get a listing, gets companies to list on the stock exchange marketing and advertising that goes along with that which means more head count. it will meet in new middle. from what i understand there's not a lot of middle ground here. they have been running the show from what i understand and basically the new york stock exchange for better or worse is being managed, they do not have much say
FOX Business
Aug 28, 2013 11:00pm EDT
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FOX Business
Aug 23, 2013 9:00pm EDT
the importance of technology. and we cannot forget what the nasdaq has become. going to a controlled company to a publicly traded nasdaq. dennis: let's go back. >> i like this hillary. i really like her. dennis: when something like this goesrong, which would you prefer as a guy in the business, that the ceo of the nasdaq comes out right away and says we are looking into it. right now i don't know anything. he stays on tv and is talking all day. or would you prefer other silence and then at the end of the day they come out with some incomprehensible statement? >> of course that technology in gettinghat back up and going is great. from the standpoint of communication, you have to communicate because people wl naturally get fearful without knowledge. people will start doing things they should not do. absolutely should have had better communication. dennis: hillary. >> just remember -- dennis: i have a question. my questions are far more important than your answers. [laughte but it occurs to me, everyone saying this will further undermine confidence among small investors. really coun't you give
FOX Business
Aug 26, 2013 11:00pm EDT
language -- technological practice artechnoe time you get to the third year of the building of that, it is obsolete, and if i am attacking u.s., do i attack the port or an allie or the nazdaq? >> you think there was some what of a concerted effort of a variety of folks with bad intentions. >> oh, yeah, are you kidding me, i've talked to people in the administration where they said, what do you think your biggest threat is. if i want to destabilize the economy of the u.s., i set up a fund, and go i through a couple years of trading alga rythm, i have a fat finger knowing it will trigg downstream 20 bad events we saw a na nazdaq freez, and we've seen a flash crash. are not that big into the market. >> no. i sat in a group this week with entrepreneurs and small business people, i said which do you think is more stable, gives you a better with more tra transpar, vegas in the casino or stock market. it was 100%. vegas and t casino. peop do not trust the second stock ansecondstock any more --e any more, they don't trust it. there is no system that cannot be hacked. right now or stock mark
FOX Business
Aug 28, 2013 8:00pm EDT
caught flat footed with the changes, with globalization and technology. we didn't have a policy, and so all these minorities in cities, particularly, are left without jobs. he dieded, by the way, going, striking with garbage workers when he died. neil: that's right. >> he cares for average workers who in the new economy, we're caught flat footed, and so on an optimistic note, we believe in empowerment, not just a question of government spending -- >> support school choice then? >> how can we go to a new economy that's not simply low wage with the jobs that don't pay -- neil: all right, guys, i think we conclude here that at least begin our track record, the government's record on solving, it's failed. maybe it's time to reprioritize, and you offer good ideas in that regard. gentlemen, thank you. meanwhile, half a trillion dollar fine for bad bet curtesy of u.s. governments with a wale singling out an investment bank of losing money because in the end the firm made money. the government punishing it now is good at losing. ♪ and hearing everything from our marketing partners, the media
FOX Business
Aug 22, 2013 1:00pm EDT
problem when you rely on technology. there could be a flaw in one of the systems that allow bringing down the system. dennis: i think they be reduced the chances of this having anything to do with an outside attack. >> a rather sophisticated system that they are talking about. it seemed hackers can go with a lot less sophisticated approach. >> i think that is right. especially when we are talking about china. they do not appear to be interested in, you know subverting the infrastructure. now, some nation states are known to have that kind of interest. they have been blocked in their attacks simply by and in capability to do so. there is a subculture of crime that is out there. you can hire rogues. they will conduct these attacks were relatively small amounts of dollars. spend a couple hundred thousand dollars and you could get into the most sophisticated systems in the world and cause a problem. dennis: thank you very much. cheryl: we have nicole petallides it, of course, sandra smith standing by. we are awaiting some type of statement from the nasdaq. the nasdaq is intending to reopen. i
CNBC
Aug 28, 2013 9:00am EDT
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CSPAN
Aug 26, 2013 12:00am EDT
these technologies. people do not always know because it is used during crisis response. this tool, have seen but people are texting to others and posting, and people could rescue people underground. it was an amazing new tool invented in nairobi. you can see new media companies emerging. trends that isr interesting, and east africa they told me some of the london ad agencies are outsourcing all over the world, especially to kenya, so if you are going to london and being presented an agency, three or four percent may have come from another country. greatest changes is to see how much the ngo is being affect did. -- affected. you can see them running a youth soccer program. the idea was to live in a shack and see who was around. he was able to get you in see -- unc behind him. people come up underneath them. the network is allowing them to rise. i wanted to start with the most extreme. kids who neverny get to have a teacher. project. simple they have taken these people and loaded them up. nobody could read within miles. he gave the tablet to the kids. they did not tell them anything other than
CSPAN
Aug 26, 2013 2:00pm EDT
on a tablet. >> "the wall street journal"'s walt mossberg looks at the future of personal technology in the first of a two-part interview tonight on "the communicators" at 8 p.m. eastern on c-span2. >> in our original series "first ladies: influence and image" we look of the public and private lives of the women who served as first lady strength nation's first 112 years. now is moving to the modern air we will feature the first ladies in their own words. >> the building of human rights would be one of the foundations on which we would build in the world an atmosphere in which peace could roam. >> i don't think the white house completely belongs to one person. it belongs to the people of america. and i think whoever is the first lady should reserve it and enhance the and leave something there. >> season two from edith roosevelt to michelle obama live monday night including your calls, facebook comments and weeks starting september 9 at 9 eastern on c-span. >> tonight we will conclude the encore presentation of season one of our series with first lady ida mckinley. >> and live now to
CSPAN
Aug 27, 2013 10:00am EDT
learned that our adversaries were moving to nonmetallic devices. we adapted our screening technology and tactics to counter that. learned that a single vulnerability in any part of the aviation system can make everyone connected to it vulnerable. since we don't control security at foreign airports, we have to work even more closely with international partners to raise the overall security of the system. we did that. shortly after the christmas day plot, i launched a worldwide initiative to make these needed changes in close collaboration with our strongest allies. i am proud to say that i october of 2010, this effort led to 190 countries signing onto an historic agreement to improve aviation security, standards, and technology and information sharing. i have had the chance to visit many of those countries over the past 4.5 years. continentscross six -- however, our work did not end there. following the 20 10 air cargo threat which involved bombs hidden inside printer cartridges departing on international planes to the united states, we launched a second initiative to work with intern
CNBC
Aug 26, 2013 9:00pm EDT
company. i can tell you - safety is at the heart of everything we do. we've added cutting-edge technology, like a new deepwater well cap and a state-of-the-art monitoring center, where experts watch over all drilling activity twenty-four-seven. and we're sharing what we've learned, so we can all produce energy more safely. our commitment has never been stronger. >> the winklevoss twins, tyler and cameron, told us that when they were at harvard with mark zuckerberg, they had the idea of a university-based social networking site first. they said that mark agreed to work on their project, but instead, ripped them off. >> let me ask you about the winklevoss twins. they sued. you settled. >> mm-hmm. >> they're still coming after you. >> you know, it's hard for me to fully wrap my head around where they're coming from on this. you know, early on, they had an idea that was completely separate from facebook. and that, i mean, it was a dating site for harvard. and i agreed to help them out with it--to help them, right? i mean, it wasn't a job. they weren't paying me. i wasn't hired by them or anyt
CNBC
Aug 28, 2013 11:00pm EDT
. i can tell you - safety is at the heart of everything we do. we've added cutting-edge technology, like a new deepwater well cap and a state-of-the-art monitoring center, where experts watch over all drilling activity twenty-four-seven. and we're sharing what we've learned, so we can all produce energy more safely. our commitment has never been stronger. >>> it is time -- it is time for the "lightning round" on lightning round. josh in new york, josh? >> caller: hey, jim, how's it going? boo-yah. >> boo-yah. >> caller: i have a question about the most wildly successful stock i bought in a while, questcor, qcor? do you think it's looking up in the future and going to keep skyrocketing like it is today? >> this is a stock that got slammed by the shorts. they drove it down to the 20s, tested my patience with it, tested my mettle. my mettle failed. i got this wrong, it came all the way back, i should have never wavered, it's had a big run, it's not up to me anymore. i called this one wrong. and i put a light to the fact that i got it wrong because i wavered when i should have been tel
Al Jazeera America
Aug 29, 2013 6:00am EDT
's prime minister wants. he's visiting gulf states to sell them japanese nuclear technology. he want the reactors at home back working and to build more. his supporters say it is an economic and strategic necessity. translator:>> both china and south korea are building many new plants and trying to export technology. it is inferior to the japanese technology. we need to export it. reporter:>> japan can market itself as learning from its mistakes. but others say the discovery at fukashima dai-ichi of new radiation leaks will turn many japanese against nuclear power again. >> these power plants are sort of leaking like supervisors if you like. that, i think, is, in fact shocking people again into rethinking their rethought positions. public opinion is very, very fragile. reporter:>> but the japanese economy is fragile too, fossil fuels imported to replace nuclear power are costing japan 40 billion a year. japanese will have to decide which is more expensive, fixing their damaged nuclear industry or living without it. al jazeera, tokyo. >> coming up shortly, we'll have all the latest ac
CSPAN
Aug 25, 2013 7:00am EDT
-to-face encounter we have to engage with someone. so that separation and use of technology does seem to promote intemperate hateful comment and we find people who say some really horrible things in the comments section to news stories that i mentioned, often they are your friends and neighbors but they're hiding behind a mask of anonymity and they feel empowered to vent in the way that they do. >> do you think there should be greater efforts to eliminate anonymity? should websites or google sites or such, facebook, not allow anonymous quotes? >> facebook doesn't allow anonymous the -- anonymity. what they do have though is a section where you can post things and not usual real name, and the way they dealt with that, there was a recent and frank meeting that wasn't funny at all what was intended to be, and they went to the host of that, the moderator and said, we'd like you to identify you or we will take them to we would like to stand behind what you posted and person who did that said, never mind. go ahead and take it down. i think and 95% of the cases that is so. anonymity on the internet is
NBC
Aug 21, 2013 6:00pm PDT
in the history of autism's past they have generally seen more autism in technology centers. >> reporter: there may be genetic factors at work but there are also teachers at work to help. the study in the journal of the american medical association also says there is an increased risk for half siblings but only when they share a mother. >>> a small study of athletes who suffered repeat concussions identifies the early signs of brain disease. researchers studied 36 male athletes diagnosed with a brain disease linked to repetitive blows to the head. they interviewed family members and found out they had mood and behave issues as the first signs of the disease. some of them had explosive outbursts and physical violation. >>> pg&e incomplete recordkeeping may not have been fixed. that's a concern of two law judges who might fine the utility next month. the san francisco chronicle says they expressed concern when pg&e using faulty recordkeeping. >>> in a maryland courtroom today supporters gasped when the judge announced bradley manning's 35-year sentence for espionage. he gave hundreds of th
KOFY
Aug 23, 2013 9:00pm PDT
members. >> team met her an she was just so enthusiastic and excited about the technology and just such inspiring person to be around. >> tammy isn't the only quadriplegic explorer. >> last time i tried to go camping was the time i was in a car accident. >> used glass to make a video about return to life after paralysis. >> this trip is the first time i'm apart from care give for more than jaws few hours. >> for her too a device operate with her voice head movement is a game changer. >> being independent i can yet out and go fartsd because if i need something i can text. use a phone. >> now tammyok cruises around taking picture for her blog. >> you post add picture. >> i did. of me. >> of you taking my picture. >> when she travels with her family she's using glass to find restaurants and get direction. >> i'm helping everybody out instead of everybody helping me out now. now the amazing. >> fought on the side lines any more. >> no i'm in i'm in the game. >> in santa cruz abc 7 news. >> new development out of san diego where the mayor has just agreed to resign amid sexual harassm
CNBC
Aug 28, 2013 6:00am EDT
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CNN
Aug 24, 2013 11:00am PDT
? lyric can. to learn more about lyric's advanced technology, call 1-800-414-5999 or visit trylyric.com for a risk-free 30 day trial offer and free dvd and brochure. get the hearing aid that can. lyric from phonak. lyric can. >>> the smartest kids in the world are not here in america. the u.s. spends more on education than almost every other developed country. what do we get for our money? u.s. high school students rank 31st in math and 23rd in science versus other developed countries. this is according to the highly regarded pisa rankings. our education system has barely made any progress in the last half century. education levels can drastically change for better or worse, nations like finland, south korea and canada have made huge gains in international test scores where norway has recently fallen. amanda ripley is the author of the incredible book, "the smartest kids in the world and how they got that way." this book is for everyone in the education debate in the world, especially this country. you've been around the world, you looked at top-performing countries. you collected d
CNBC
Aug 27, 2013 6:00am EDT
's why we partnered with hp to build the new nascar fan and media engagement center. hp's technology helps us turn millions of tweets, posts and stories into real-time business insights that help nascar win with our fans. >>> welcome back. it's time now for the "executive edge," our daily segment focused on giving business leaders a leg up. and you know, we're approaching the five-year anniversary of the financial crisis and the government response coming up, about two weeks. if you think the collapse of lehman is that anniversary. in my "the new york times" column this morning, we looked at t.a.r.p. and i talked to hank paulsen about his misgivings about bank bonuses. he rarely talked about this before, and speaking about the payouts, paulsen noted in part -- "to say i was disappointed is an understatement. my view has nothing to do with legality and everything to do with what was right and everything to do with just a colossal lack of self-awareness to how they were viewed by the american public." and you know, guys, hank paulson has not come out and talked about the bonuses in a f
CNBC
Aug 26, 2013 6:00am EDT
breached itself with technology used in the xbox game console. did you see what david pogue wrote about ballmer? i thought it was insightful. >> i thought it was critical. everything over the last 13 years. >> i looked at it and looked at net income and number of employees and revenue and everything eliminatise. the one thing that stuck out, obviously, was that the stock was still down from where it was in 2000, but that's the same with any -- it's a $6 billion market cap. that was the blue chip sort of mania that put coke at 50 times earnings and general electric at $60 a share and all of these stocks were way overbought and overloved in the late '90s. you look at just how he managed the business itself. it is a -- what do they make? what do they do in revenue? what do they make per year? i think two or three times what they used to make when it was a $600 million company. i don't know. they provided software for pcs. they battled the open -- like linux, whatever, they sort of prevailed there. >> the question is what's going to happen with the company in the next ten years? to me, give
FOX Business
Aug 22, 2013 5:00pm EDT
. what did they tell you?. >> matter of an e-mail with technology issues and they're working diligently apas they can to get them fixed. that is all you can hope for in a crisis. melissa: do you have feel you have any damages as a result of what happened today. >> not the least bit. the stock will trade tomorrow and our customers will be happy as they were today. melissa: spencer jacob, from "the wall street journal." what do you think about that? he switched over last week and today? >> a bit of bad luck. if he was doing an ipo today, that would be much more serious. melissa: right. >> compare this, this affected every single stock on the exchange. kind of incredible trading completely halted for three hours. melissa: yes. >> compare it to facebook. you keep hearing phrases hurting confidence in the market. if you're talking about mom-and-pop's. melissa: you think it hurts confidence the market? >> it hurts confidence of financial players. products are socom plex and producted are priced off one another. he is change traded funds carry basket of stocks some which trade on nyse, some wh
FOX Business
Aug 23, 2013 4:00pm EDT
had to leave ungraciously after the problems with mapping. he understands cool technology. he obviously has engineering background. any chance you could see his name over there. >> there are any number of names, adam. there have been a lot bandied b the stock price is not so much indictment of ballmer as it is validation and goodwill and value of that franchise, brand name, the enterprise value. if they figure out how to cobble important parts on to the enterprise value, for example, whether it is social media or some sort of entertainment platform that can relate to the enterprise they have got a real go ahead mine there. the question is who is best to exploit it? there are a lots of good names. bill gates will have his hand who the final one is chosen. liz: we had in the last hour these names thrown out, tony bates of skype, mark hurd of oracle and, from google. all those names might be considered. >> absolutely. liz: mark sebastian, we look forward traditionally one of the slowest weeks, what do you think happens? we know volume will be slow but that just means swings can b
CSPAN
Aug 26, 2013 8:00am EDT
, brought to you as a public service by your television provider. >> host: walt mossberg, has technology plateaued? >> guest: oh, no, absolutely not. absolutely not. technology is always changing and always coming up with -- technology companies are always coming up with something new, and there are new technology companies all the time incubating, a lot of them are in what we call stealth mode. we don't even know who they are. certain technologies plateau and things move on, but in general, no. not at all. >> host: i guess i ask that because the last couple years we've had the explosion of smartphones, we've had tablets come online. what's out there? >> guest: well, first of all, there are vast numbers of people especially in the less developed cups, but even in the developed countries who don't own a smartphone and, certainly, there are vast thurms that don't own -- numbers that don't own a tablet. to give you a rough example, apple -- which leads in the tablet market -- has sold somewhere around 160 million ipads since 2010. that's a remarkable achievement and for people that own appl
CNN
Aug 24, 2013 6:30am PDT
down. microsoft ceo stepping down. yahoo's myer upside down. technology rules the world and all of this, while mark says he wants to connect the world. humans don't know how to manage the risk created by the rise of the machines. so what happens if we wire the world? that's just one of the reasons i headed over to the "new day" set to speak with my colleague, chris cuomo, to learn what he learned directly from mark zuckerberg this week. he changed the world once and he wants to do it again. >> it's obvious to look at this, the growing market and the growing space, and mark zuckerberg says it's not about making money for him, it's literally about changing the world. here we use things like facebook to share news, and catch up with our friends, but there, they are going to use it to decide what kind of government they want, get access to health care for the first time ever and connect with family members hundreds of miles away they have not seen in decades. >> what about the how? how do you do this? how developed is the plan? >> we have a rough plan of what we need to do to pull it off, a
CSPAN
Aug 22, 2013 10:00am EDT
technology that would produce the steel for less than half the price. these big ingots take specialties that can be used in high-tech industries. they got the money together, they converted, and they are the fifth largest steel company in employees.0 the average pay was $85,000 a year. it never made it to television. i believe we lost the election in that moment. there were other, institutional reasons why we did not do it. we have to understand those and make sure it does not happen again. the romney campaign was out of money because they spent it all in the primary. they had a lot of money earmarked for the general election and they could not spend it until after the republican convention. all of the money could not be spent except for a portion of it on political communication. they've ran negative issue ads against obama tom a -- against obama, but they never felt able to answer the bain capital for fear of the tax exempt status. i kept telling them the irs would cut you slack.but those accountants did not believe me. let's make sure we don't make the same mistake again because we c
CSPAN
Aug 27, 2013 7:00am EDT
in the rise of the personal computer which happens in the 1979, 1980 country. did you see technology as playing a role, even backstage there, the hints of this new order that would come in these stories transferred absolutely. absolutely the rise of telecommunications issues of import. ayatollah khomeini was an ex-offer much o of the iranian revolution in the communicate with his supporters through the state-of-the-art telephone switching system that had been installed by the americans for the show. he could call of anybody anywhere in iran and it was usually important for the iranian revolution. with the help of satellites of course which were, the cost to come down. satellite communications were very important. i think you'd see a lot of different levels in which the technology was influencing all this. pcs were not yet there, but i think they are very much a part of this moment. the technological aspect really deserves to be going into a lot more deeply than i was able to. >> host: tell me if you were to do a follow-up to the book, would you jump right in with 1980, or what is you
FOX News
Aug 26, 2013 6:00pm PDT
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